Royal Ruckus

Royal Ruckus: “World’s Okayest Rapper” and “This White Life”
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Is Royal Ruckus one of the most important underground hip-hop groups currently around? Well, if you believe that the rise of hip-hop is the most significant musical development in a quarter century, what other conclusion can you draw? Though they are not responsible for the birth of the genre, riding the mainstream charts or winning self-righteous and pompous industry awards, the Bakersfield collective represents the genre’s second coming of age. The acid-tongued rhymes, the throwback beats and scratching, the hipster...

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Sunday, 10 June 2018
Royal Ruckus – “This White Life”
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Royal Ruckus raised a ruckus last year with their triumphal return, The Summer of the Cicadas double album, and now frontman Chunjay is coming back at ya with a collaborative project with production by CookBook from LA Symphony, entitled World’s Okayest Rapper. Seven songs deep, the new EP talks about love, break-ups, positivity, and life on tour as a rapper. The album opens up with the title track, a self-deprecating look being a tongue-in-cheek white rapper in a highly competitive...

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Friday, 01 June 2018
Royal Ruckus – “These Things Remind”
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Royal Ruckus was established in Bakersfield, California by a couple of high school kids. A number of releases, a record deal, and countless performances later, and they re-emerged in February 2017. Their latest endeavor is ‘The Summer of the Cicadas’, a double album distributed by indie label, Invisible Library, in Nashville. From the album comes the single “These Things Remind”. Royal Ruckus are a breath of fresh air in a redundant landscape dominated by one-trick ponies with auto-tuners. Their lyrical...

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Wednesday, 13 December 2017
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